Originally Posted by Datacipher
I wonder if anyone remembers a story where Larsen, on match point, took an easy overhead sitter, and feigned hitting an overhead, but instead, at the last second, flipped his racquet around, and using it like a pool cue, hit the ball over with the butt of racquet for a winner! I vaguely recall this, but can't be sure it was Larsen.
Wouldn´t surprise me at all... wasn´t Tappy Larsen the guy that talked to his " falcon" who suposedly was on his shoulder??.I heard he was a real genious, kind of Budge Patty or Jaroslav Drobny